Competitors from Ford (the Expedition) and Nissan (the Armada) slid 38% and 7%, a loss of 1641 sales at Ford and 70 at Nissan. The Toyota Sequoia was the only nameplate in the class to post an improvement, and a modest improvement it was.
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Even most of the luxury versions of these vehicles struggled in July. The Cadillac Escalade tumbled 32%; Escalade ESV sales slid 12%. The Lincoln Navigator, while up 24%, was at an 11-month low.
Granted, the summer of 2014 was a particularly strong period for these vehicles, as many were newly launched. In comparison with July 2013, rather than July 2014, sales last month were still down, falling 4.5%.
You can click any model name in the tables below to find historical monthly and yearly U.S. auto sales data. You can also select a make and model at GCBC’s Sales Stats page. These tables are now sortable, so you can rank large sport-utility vehicles any which way you like. Suggestions on how GCBC should break down segments can be passed on through the Contact page.